Some usage tips about TKTX Numbing Cream – TKTX-USA

Some usage tips about TKTX Numbing Cream

TKTX for long procedures lasting hours over large areas; it is recommended to split the tattoo into 3 hour sessions and apply and remove the cream to each section prior to starting. a 9 hour day split into 3 x 3 hour sessions and 3 tubes of cream. Lidocaine toxicity exists and can happen if you apply too much during a session or on too much of the body at one time. Please beware of this and use with caution.

Skin typically remains numb for 3-4 hours once cream is removed depending on your skin type and location on the body.

We caution against re-application to broken skin. We encourage sectioning out the session as outlined above for best healed results. If used on broken skin, only leave on broken skin for 15-20 minutes at a time. Follow standard tattoo sanitation practices when applying.

The expiration date is indicated at the bottom of the tube, which is usually 2 years after the manufacturing date. Store Painless Tattoo Cream in a cool area away from heat and moisture. TKTX can be re-used so long as the opened tube has been tightly closed. We recommend use within 3-5 days of opening. Discard if the cream is discolored.

INGREDIENTS : TKTX green cream 10g single use tube 7% Lidocaine, 7% Prilocaine , 2% Epinephrine
TKTX yellow and black cream 10g single use tube 5% Lidocaine, 5% Prilocaine , 1% Epinephrine

In order to ensure maximum numbing, please DON’T DRINK ANY FORM OF ALCOHOL within 24 hours of Tattooing, or the numbing may not be as effective or long lasting.

Please spot test the day prior to use on a small area that’ll be tattooed the next day(it is necessary!!), especially if you have sensitive skin to ensure that your skin doesn’t become inflamed. Some minor localized redness is normal.Some topical numbing creams are mixed with hydrocortison cream (for redness, itching, and swelling).